Minecraft: Education Edition – World Library

Written by Microsoft Learning Consultant Liz Wilson Setting up a new world in Minecraft: Education Edition is easy, right? You sign in… press play.. select ‘create new’… choose ‘Blocks of Grass’ and you are done! A perfect, flat, empty world all ready for you to spend hours working in to carefully create an immersive space…


OneNote allows us to run like a well-oiled machine

Today’s case study blog comes from #MIEExpert and Minecraft Trainer Kojo Hazel, a PE Teacher working at Treorchy Comprehensive School, one of the few MS Showcase Schools in Wales. Kojo is an avid user of Microsoft technologies and has had great success in utilising his passion for all things Microsoft to develop independent and interdependent…


The power of technology changes lives

If you are a keen user of Microsoft technologies including Office 365 and Windows 10 then you will already be well aware of the amazing features it offers for accessibility. However, unless you yourself require specific features through your own personal additional needs then you may not have seen the real impact of these tools…


A new challenge: Joining the “AI for Earth” team at Microsoft

I am very excited to announce that I took a new role at Microsoft as Principal Engineer on the AI for Earth team.  I was definitely not looking to move, as my old team is completely fabulous.  But the opportunity to use my passion for machine learning to drive meaningful change was too exciting to…


Upcoming Events @MicrosoftEdu UK

Microsoft UK are dedicated to ensuring educators are up to date with the latest and greatest in Microsoft technologies and solutions for Education. Here are some of the latest news announcements and upcoming events happening this month! The Microsoft UK EDU Roadshow returns this week!  This week sees the awaited return of our 2018 #MicrosoftEdu…


Join us April 25: Intersection of AI and Analytics in Government

Many believe AI will advance government; changing the speed, reliability, and ability for agencies to make more informed decisions and better deliver on their missions. Integral to leveraging the power of AI is data which floods many agencies yet is often underutilized or even locked up due to lack of resources, knowledge of tools, and…


First Steps into Artificial Intelligence

The notion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not a new one, in the modern day you’re using AI everyday. However when it comes to Education, AI becomes more of a new concept for educators to understand. Technology and AI is going to empower and enable schools and teachers to do more than ever before, therefore…


New Updates to Microsoft Teams

With a new month, arrives more fantastic updates for our favourite Microsoft app Teams. Now a Year old, Teams is rapidly improving and updating with a dedicated product team who are in tuned to listen to the feedback of educators and adapt this amazing tool to meet their growing needs. A game changer in Education,…


E2 Spotlight- Hannah Mathias

Here is the third in a series of blogs which will share and highlight the great stories of our amazing MIEEs who attended the E2 Global Education Exchange in Singapore! We asked them to share their experiences of becoming a MIEE as well as some of their personal highlights from the Road to E2! Third…


Upcoming Events and News from @MicrosoftEduUK

Microsoft UK are dedicated to ensuring educators are up to date with the latest and greatest in Microsoft technologies and solutions for Education. Here are some of the latest news announcements and upcoming events happening this month! Why Windows 10 and Office 365?  Watch first-hand, IT and School administrators from around the world speak how…